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     It turns out that your friendly and humble author’s little ole’ blog has been subject to DDoS attacks as of late.  So far those attacks have failed, but you know how obsessive some hateful nutjobs can be.  So remember, even … Continue reading

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     A common rejoinder by people who support Critical Race Theory is that the person they are arguing with doesn’t really know what Critical Race Theory really is and that that person should “educate themselves”. For those who don’t have the … Continue reading

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     The truth about “diversity, inclusion, and equity” (AKA “DIE”) policies from schools and governments to businesses and military contractors is hidden, obscured, or distorted in order to deceive, inveigle, and obfuscate the true nature of the underlying ideology which has … Continue reading

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     FYI,      With so many states considering legislation to ban the teaching of Critical Race Theory, it would be useful to use a centralized tracker of the legislation and its status.      Christopher Rufo has put together such a tracker here. Tweet

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     The “Model State Constitution” has been around, with revisions, for 100 years now.  As someone who used to read current and former state constitutions for fun and relaxation, I’ve found the “model” constitution to be lacking and not especially good … Continue reading

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     A number of the blogs listed in the sidebar are now pining for the fjords, and have been for a while now, and no longer exist, or are otherwise unavailable. If one of these blogs comes back or has moved … Continue reading

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     BlazingCatFur is a blogger who often retweets and reposts my blog posts at Blazing Cat Fur blog, and whose blog I read on a near daily basis. But that isn’t important right now. His wife, Kathy Shaidle, who is also … Continue reading

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     Fellow blogger Henry Stern, who founded and blogged at InsureBlog, passed away this earlier month. We’ve only cheated briefly from time to time but supported each other’s blogs, and he even guest posted on mine. I knew him first from … Continue reading

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     Many people are seeing the current madness of Critical Racial Theory, “anti-racist” training/struggle session, and other assorted hyper-racializations happeneing and asking whence this madness came. A Heritage Events podcast over at Ricochet does a very good job of exploring the … Continue reading

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     I began posting old episodes of William F. Buckley, Jr.’s “Firing Line” in the hopes of encouraging a more civil, and illuminating, discourse—and as a pleasant way of ending the week.  It also served to help me keep posting up … Continue reading

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